20 Minute Meals, Beef, Breads, Pizza & Sandwiches, Grilling, Kid Approved, Recipes

Memorial Day Grilling – Kid-Approved French Onion Cheeseburgers

I have my neighbor Rick to thank for this recipe!  Rick lives in the condo below ours, and is always grilling up something delicious.  A few weeks ago, we could smell Rick grilling, and it smelled so good!  I wish I could share the smell with you through the internet, because it was intoxicating!  The… Continue reading Memorial Day Grilling – Kid-Approved French Onion Cheeseburgers

alphabet vegetable soup
60 Minute Meals, Budget Meals, Kid Approved, Preschool, Recipes, Soups, Vegetarian & Vegan

Alphabet Vegetable Soup Recipe

Alphabet Vegetable Soup is a favorite among kids and parents alike.  This soup is loaded with vegetables and is a perfect kid-friendly recipe for Meatless Mondays.   I forgot to take a picture of the ingredients before I started to cook, but the vegetables that I chose for this recipe are kid-tested and kid-approved time… Continue reading Alphabet Vegetable Soup Recipe

tater tot casserole
60 Minute Meals, Beef, Kid Approved, Preschool, Recipes

Kid-Friendly Tater Tot Casserole Recipe

If my time working at the daycare taught me anything, it was this: 1.  Kids like casseroles and, 2.  Even the pickiest of eaters LOVE tater tots  Thus... Tater Tot Casserole. I was actually scared to death the first time I made this, just like when I made Beef Stroganoff for the first time, but… Continue reading Kid-Friendly Tater Tot Casserole Recipe

Breads, Pizza & Sandwiches, Kid Approved, Pasta, Recipes, Salads

Pizza Pasta Salad Recipe

I made this one for a picnic lunch I sent with my older kiddos at school.  It's great because there is no mayo, so it can sit in the cooler without a lot of worry.  I would suggest buying mini-pepperoni's instead of cutting regular sized ones.  But, the regular size were the only ones available… Continue reading Pizza Pasta Salad Recipe

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Kid Approved: Cooking With Your Kids – Focused Nutrition Education Can Enrich Children’s Lives In A Surprising Number of Ways – Kid Approved Recipes

The National Center for Health Statistics tell us that childhood obesity has doubled in the past 10 years.   They also tell us that the obesity is related to poor eating habits, lack of knowledge about how to make healthy food choices, lack of adult role models who lead an active healthy lifestyle including good… Continue reading Kid Approved: Cooking With Your Kids – Focused Nutrition Education Can Enrich Children’s Lives In A Surprising Number of Ways – Kid Approved Recipes

Kid Approved Menu, { Menu Plan }

Ultimate Kid Approved Menu – Kid Friendly Meals – A Week of Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner & Snack Ideas

These recipes are my most-loved by the kids at my school.  There are a ton of opportunities to add more veggies to your kids diet in the meals that they love the most!  What is your kids favorite meal?   Want more kid-approved meals?  Scroll down for free printable kid-friendly one-month meal plans with a… Continue reading Ultimate Kid Approved Menu – Kid Friendly Meals – A Week of Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner & Snack Ideas